My name is danah boyd and I'm a Principal Researcher at Microsoft Research and the founder/president of Data & Society. Buzzwords in my world include: privacy, context, youth culture, social media, big data. I use this blog to express random thoughts about whatever I'm thinking.

Relevant links:


Critical (Violent) Mass or how a group of bicyclists alienated me

a crises in perception

teen panel at CFP

prix ars electronica

Rent a German

it’s real!!

my own linking practices

big lebowski: 4/20 – 4:20

BlogHer Conference

computers, freedom and privacy